Examples of valedictorian in a Sentence
She was the valedictorian of her class in 1985.
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John Rios, on the board of trustees for the Kansas City Kansas Community College, is accused of plagiarizing the speech of a 2004 Hampton valedictorian, who himself was once accused of ripping off a poet in his speech.
An overachiever and high school valedictorian, Slate co-founded Columbia's improv team before forming a stand-up duo with classmate Gabe Liedman and staging a one-woman show on the side.
Covington Latin School has announced Mya Desai as its valedictorian and Isabella Knoop as salutatorian for the class of 2017.
Barschow was a career Navy officer who was valedictorian of his class in Bay Village, Ohio, and graduated from Harvard.
Peter Butera, the Pennsylvania high school valedictorian who had his microphone cut off when his graduation speech turned critical of school administrators, finally got a chance to finish his thoughts.
Wyoming Area Secondary Center’s high school valedictorian and class president, Peter Butera, did not mince words during his valedictory speech at his graduation ceremony June 16.
CHICAGO -- A Chicago teenager who was struck years ago by a stray bullet during gang crossfire has accomplished one of his proudest achievements: graduating as class valedictorian.
The valedictorian of this year’s class is Abby Yoh and she will be attending Wheaton College.
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VALEDICTORIAN Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of valedictorian for English Language Learners
: the student who has the highest grades in a graduating class and who gives a speech at graduation ceremonies
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